'Male Nude' Pencil Sketch by Matthew Allton

'Male Nude'

This male nude pencil sketch was done from a reference photo rather than from a live sitting, to make it easier for the model who had never posed before. It was executed on paper and measured approximately 31 x 31cm.

It was painted in November of 2014.

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'Garlic' Oil painting by Matthew Allton

'Garlic'

This small and loose oil painting of garlic on a blue cloth, in natural light is executed on Arches L'Huile paper measuring approximately 12 x 12cm.

It was painted in August 2014.

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'Old Man Bridge Keystone' Watercolour painting on paper by Matthew Allton

'Old Man Bridge Keystone'

A quick watercolour sketch of a Coade Stone sculpture on a bridge keystone from a photo that I'd taken at Croome Court. It measures approximately 20x29 cms and is executed on Daler Rowney 300g/m2 Aquafine paper.

It was painted in June 2014.

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'Crinkle Crags' Watercolour painting on paper by Matthew Allton

'Crinkle Crags, Great Langdale'

A quick watercolour sketch done while on holiday in Great Langdale in The Lake District - the view of the Crinkle Crags at the head of the valley as seen from the lounge window of the cottage where we stayed.

It was done on a sheet of a watercolour postcard pad measuring about 15x10cms.

It was painted in March 2014.

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'Farnborough Hall Doorway' Pen and wash sketch on paper by Matthew Allton

'Farnborough Hall Doorway'

A quick ten or 15 minute, pen and wash sketch of a doorway at Farnborough Hall, taken from the cover of the guidebook. It was executed on Bockingford paper measuring about 12x12cms.

It was painted in February 2014.

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